The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Interiors by John Hobbs

by Dreweatts & Bloomsbury


118 lots with images

December 15, 2010

Donnington Priory

Donnington

Newbury, RG14 2JE United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1635 553553

Fax: +44 (0)1635 553599

Email: donnington@dnfa.com

A mahogany sarcophagus shaped wine cooler, in

Lot 1: A mahogany sarcophagus shaped wine cooler, in

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A mahogany sarcophagus shaped wine cooler, in early 19th century Irish style, in the manner of Mack Williams and Gibton, the hinged top with a leaf carved border with leaf carved scroll pilasters and paw feet with castors, 63.5cm high, 103cm wide, 74cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
An eight fold painted canvas screen, in 19th

Lot 2: An eight fold painted canvas screen, in 19th

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: An eight fold painted canvas screen, in 19th century Italian style, each leaf painted to one side with birds within octagonal reserves with neoclassical scrolling foliage, 197cm high, 460.5cm wide overall. Paintwork recently restored. Provenance: reputedly purchased at auction at Il Conté casa d'Aste in March 1999.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A pair of giltwood and gesso girandoles, in 19th

Lot 3: A pair of giltwood and gesso girandoles, in 19th

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A pair of giltwood and gesso girandoles, in 19th century Italian style, each of cartouche form carved with leaves, flowerheads and scrolls, each with metal plate to hold a candle arm, 91.5cm high, 62.5cm wide. Provenance: reputedly purchased at auction at Lyon & Turnbull in June 2007.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A mahogany, parcel gilt and fret carved secretaire

Lot 4: A mahogany, parcel gilt and fret carved secretaire

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A mahogany, parcel gilt and fret carved secretaire cabinet, in George III style, the dentil moulded architectural cornice with outset corners, above a band of blind fret carved decoration, the mirrored door within a carved gilt border enclosing shelves and small drawers, the top and base flanked by turned columns carved with ribbons, trailing leaves and flowers and with brass capitals headed by blind fret carved blocks, the moulded base with outset corners, the secretaire drawer with pigeon holes and drawers above three long drawers, on blind fret carved bracket feet, 227.5cm high, 106cm wide, 58.5cm deep. May have added elements of recent construction.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A carrara and porphyry chimneypiece, in early 19th

Lot 5: A carrara and porphyry chimneypiece, in early 19th

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A carrara and porphyry chimneypiece, in early 19th century style, the inverted breakfront shelf above a moulded opening with a canted inner edge, flanked by porphyry pilasters with moulded capitals and blocks, 132.5cm high, 191cm wide, 28cm deep. Of recent construction.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data